Our goal: Make walking, cycling, and public transit preferred transportation options
We aim to improve your quality of life by making Vancouver a city where moving on foot or by bike is safe, convenient, and enjoyable.
Transit should be fast, frequent, reliable, and accessible, and public spaces should be vibrant.
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Our target: Make the majority (over 50%) of trips by foot, bicycle, and public transit
Our target: Reduce the average distance driven per resident by 20% from 2007 levels
Progress we've made so far
To learn more about this metric, see the 'How We Measure Success' section below.
How we measure success
The metrics for Green Transportation rely on:
- Annual survey data from Vancouver residents about chosen transportation modes and distances travelled
- Previous Translink Trip Diary survey data, which is conducted every five years; National Census transportation data; city and regional fuel sales data; and ICBC Aircare odometer data
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